blandishment

[blan-dish-muhnt]
noun
Often, blandishments. something, as an action or speech, that tends to flatter, coax, entice, etc.: Our blandishments left him unmoved. We succumbed to the blandishments of tropical living.

Origin:
1585–95; blandish + -ment


flattery, cajolery, wheedling, ingratiation, fawning, blarney.
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blandishments (ˈblændɪʃmənts)
 
pl n
(rarely singular) flattery intended to coax or cajole

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Word Origin & History

blandishment
"flattering speech," 1590s, from blandish + -ment. Sense of "attraction, allurement" (often blandishments) is from 1590s.
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Example sentences
She simply listens to the blandishments of the procuress, while in the
  background the preoccupied clergyman ignores her.
Utilities and the government responded by offering tax incentives, subsidies
  and other blandishments.
Much depends on how smaller countries respond to the blandishments of their
  giant neighbours.
His fans back home occasionally despaired of him, but he never gave in to the
  blandishments that were offered.
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